Teen investigate space sets march for adventure
April 30, 2016 - table lamp
Michael J. Lee
THE BAY WINDOWS
Chestnut Hill-based interior engineer Elizabeth Benedict combined a stylish investigate space for a teenage lady out of a humorous small room on a second building of a 1880s Victorian in Newton. “The brook windows plan out from a house, and there’s a park opposite a street, so it feels like you’re in a treetops,” Benedict said.
Benedict chose Schumacher’s Zebra Palmwallpaper in “Jungle” as a starting indicate to simulate a family’s adore for travel. “It helps to decorate you,” she said, “to continue a thought of being in a trees or a garden.”
A plume match from Furniture Consignment Gallery in Chestnut Hill adds hardness and whimsy. “It’s a good source for anticipating stylish pieces on a budget,” Benedict said. A coronet and iron building flare from Pottery Barnprovides night reading light.
THE CHAIRS, RUG, AND FOOTSTOOL
Modern chairs from HomeGoods yield a zesty cocktail of color. Benedict initial saw one in Allston though upheld since she indispensable a pair. Luckily, sleuthing incited adult another on a Cape. Custom floral chuck pillows in a Robert Allen fabric supplement movement, while their blue coloring ties into a palette in other rooms. A Missoni footstool and a cowhide carpet keep a room fun and on trend for a teenager.
THE DESK AND LAMP
At reduction than 16 inches deep, a silken white Bestå Burs list from IKEA was a right scale for a slight space. The Janinge chair, also from IKEA, has recessed arms, so it can be pulled all a approach adult to a desk. A Bunny Williams list flare with a dainty settlement elevates a vignette. “It’s a clear box of high/low,” Benedict said, explaining that she spent some-more income on a impact pieces like a list lamp, wallpaper, and sofa and reduction on a list and chairs.